Lives in Albania / Italy
Born in 1983 in Shkoder, Albania, he currently lives between Milan and Tirana. In 2011 he represented Albania at the 54th International Art Exhibition at the Venice Biennale. In 2008 he won the Onofri International Prize for Contemporary Art in Tirana and in 2009 the Trieste Contemporanea Prize for a young European artist. His exhibitions have taken place at: 58th International Art Exhibition – Venice Biennale, 2019; Prometeo Gallery, 2019; GAMEC – Galleria d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Bergamo, 2019; Passerelle Centre d’Art Contemporain, Brest, 2018; Mostyn Gallery, Wales, UK, 2017; MuCEM, Marseille, 2016; Academie de France à Roma, 2016; Centre Pompidou, Paris, 2016; Prometeogallery di Ida Pisani in Milan (2015; 2010); IV Bienal del Fin del Mundo in Chile (2015); Viafarini in Milan (2014); GAM, Museo d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea in Turin (2013); Biennale White House in Athens (2013); KCCC, Klaipeda in Lithuania (2013); ZKM in Karlsruhe (2012); MUSAC in Castilla León, Spain (2012); TICA in Tirana (2012); Fifth Prague Biennale (2011); 98 weeks Project Space in Beirut (2011); Trongate 103 in Glasgow (2011); National Gallery of Kosove in Prishtine (2010); Museo d’Arte Contemporanea Villa Croce in Genoa (2009); Studio Tommaseo in Trieste (2009); National Gallery of Tirana (2008).